129 Press Releases

Tag: Pablo Picasso

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    Prints and Multiples

    Beginning in the early 1960s, American artist, film director, and producer Andy Warhol became a leading figure in the Pop Art movement. He was best-known in his early career for his depictions of Campbell’s soup cans and Coca-Cola bottles. Warhol’s fame grew from there until he died in 1987. Highlighted…

    M.C. Escher (Dutch, 1898-1972) Tetrahedral Planetoid, 1954
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    American and European Art

    Nature is often dramatized in Marvin Cone's paintings, providing a testament to his belief that art should comment on life. Cone was a graduate of the Art Institute of Chicago but spent most of his career in rural Iowa, the landscape that inspired his artistic style. He was also friends…

    Nellie Augusta Knopf (American, 1875-1962) Garden Flowers, September Bouquet, 1926
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    Prints & Multiples

    One of the featured artists in the upcoming Bonhams Prints & Multiples auction is cultural icon Andy Warhol. A leading figure of the Pop Art movement, Warhol photographed boxer Muhammad Ali in 1977 as part of his Athletes series. The complete set of four Ali screenprints (numbered 2 of 150)…

    ALEXANDER CALDER (1898-1976)
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    Fine Prints & Photographs

    One of the most famous photographers of America, Ansel Adams, once said, “You don't take a photograph, you make it.” Adams believed the technique of capturing a photograph is in itself a fine art. This belief would later help throw light on the significance of conserving wilderness areas such as…

    Vija Celmins (Latvian-American, b. 1938) Untitled (Ocean)
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    Nourishment for the Soul: The Herrmann Collection of Prints by Pablo Picasso

    Pablo Picasso was a prominent 20th-century artist known for his Cubist paintings. Picasso was a co-founder of the Cubist movement and a multi-faceted artist with mastery in painting, sculpture, and printmaking. From the age of seven, the Spanish painter was drawn toward art and received early training from his father.…

    PABLO PICASSO (1881-1973)
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    Stair Brings the Collection of Art Historian Sir John Richardson to Auction

    Sir John Richardson at the Gagosian Gallery in 2014. Photo by The New York Times. Sir John Richardson's decades-long friendship with Pablo Picasso grew with visits to the artist's Vallauris home. “We were regularly going to see Picasso,” the late Richardson recalled. “He was very generous to me. He sensed…

    Stair Brings the Collection of Art Historian Sir John Richardson to Auction1
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    Estate Of A Pan Am World Airways Pilot

    A sapphire-studded diamond brooch from Cartier is a key jewelry piece in the upcoming Estate of a Pan Am World Airways Pilot auction. The brooch, from the Panthère De Cartier collection, is in the form of a running panther holding a diamond and Tahitian pearl drop. Also offered are jewelry…

    19.34ct Emerald And 8.70ct Diamond Earrings
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    Nourishment for the Soul - The Herrmann Collection of Prints by Pablo Picasso - A Christie's Sale to Benefit Hunger Relief Organizations

    Christie’s sale Nourishment for the Soul - The Herrmann Collection of prints by Pablo Picasso, from the collection of Harald Herrmann, opens online for bidding from 2-18 September, 2020. Harald Herrmann is CEO of Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County CA. Harald and Christie’s will be contributing a share of the proceeds…

    Nourishment for the Soul - The Herrmann Collection of Prints by Pablo Picasso - A Christies Sale to Benefit Hunger Relief Organizations
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    Jewelry, Fine Art, Antiques, Midcentury and Asian Estate Auction

    Undefeated in 93 professional fights and six times a World Champion in boxing, Sugar Ray Robinson is still considered one the greatest boxers in history. Dubbed “Sugar” for his sweet personality outside the ring, his birth name was Walker Smith Jr. He had to borrow the “Ray Robinson” name and…

    LEROY NEIMAN (AMERICAN, 1921-2012).
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    Phillips Debuts Articker, a New Data-Driven Art Market Intelligence Tool

    Phillips has announced the debut of Articker, a groundbreaking proprietary technology product that aggregates open-source data on artists and artworks, providing unique insights into emerging market trends.  Developed in partnership between Phillips’ digital team and Articker, the platform will provide Phillips clients with unprecedented visibility on emerging trends in the art…

    Phillips Debuts Articker, a New Data-Driven Art Market Intelligence Tool
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    An Eclectic Collection and Mid Century Sale

    “When I held a lithographic stone or a copperplate in my hand I thought I was touching a talisman,” Marc Chagall once expressed. An early Modernist artist, Chagall worked in mediums ranging from prints and lithographs to paintings and drawings. Chagall started making lithographs in 1922 to create dreamy scenes…

    Patrick Mavros Elephant Sterling Silver Ashtray
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    Phillips' exclusive partnership with technology firm Articker set to transform art business intelligence

    Amoako Boafo (b.1984), The Lemon Bathing Suit, signed, inscribed and dated 'AMOAKO M BOAFO 2019 KING' centre right, oil on unstretched canvas, 205.7 x 193 cm (80 7/8 x 75 7/8 in.) Painted in 2019. Estimate £30,000 - 50,000. Result £675,000. Image courtesy of Phillips. NEW YORK, NY.- Today, Phillips announces the debut…

    Phillips exclusive partnership with technology firm Articker set to transform art business intelligence
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    Luxe Boutique Auction

    Available in the upcoming LUXE: Fine Art & Branded Luxury auction, presented by Palm Beach Modern Auction, is a life-size sculpture by artist George Segal. His works often drew inspiration from his own body and the people around him. The featured piece shows a man resting his head on his…

    Pair of Large Murano Lamps, Manner of Alberto Dona
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    Stair to Offer the Collection of the late Sir John Richardson

    John Richardson: A Scholar Collects Stair is pleased to offer the contents of Sir John Richardson’s lower Fifth Avenue loft on September 16 & 17, 2020 in what will certainly be one of our most interesting ‘lifestyle’ sales to date. With every room in his lushly decorated loft painted a…

    Stair to Offer the Collection of the late Sir John Richardson
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    Modern Art & Design Auction

    Offered in Los Angeles Modern Auctions’ upcoming sale is Carole Feuerman’s 1998 resin sculpture titled Neptune along with the books From Studio to Foundry: Three Decades of Sculpture (2000) and Carole A. Feuerman: Sculpture (1999). Carole Feuerman is an American hyperrealist artist known for her sculptures of swimmers and bathers.…

    Pablo Picasso
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    Estate Liquidation Auction

    Yoshitomo Nara is a Japanese artist known for his drawings of children in both sweet and rebellious forms. The introduction of Western pop culture in Japan has strongly influenced his works. Nara’s primary-colored depictions of innocent children in sinister forms express the struggle of rapid modernization and post-war culture. The…

    Attr. Peter Max Taylor Swift Acrylic on Canvas
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    Picasso Prints & Ceramics

    One of the most dominant and influential artists of the 20th century, Pablo Picasso was a master of reinvention. Although most famous for his paintings, Picasso made prints throughout his career — his first in 1899 and his last in 1972. He produced over 2,400 prints using a wide variety…

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    Artist to Know: Zhang Daqian

    Oakridge Auction Gallery to Present Works from 20th-Century Chinese Painter An artist who got his start creating forgeries of the ancient masters, Zhang Daqian would later become one of the most internationally-recognized Chinese painters of the 20th century. His copied works were not condemned as criminal but rather celebrated as…

    Artist to Know Zhang Daqian1
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    Multiples and Master Prints | On view Palm beach

    Findlay Galleries is proud to present a collection of Multiples and Master Prints from our modern masters and contemporary artists using various techniques such as lithographs, linocuts, and aquatints. This collection celebrates a select group of Findlay Galleries acclaimed artists; Tadashi Asoma, Marc Chagall, Noe Canjura, Salvador Dali, Robert Indiana, Lee Krasner, Joan Miró,…

    Multiples and Master Prints On view Palm beach
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    Eclectic Online Only Auction

    The upcoming Eclectic Online Only Auction, offered by Selkirk Auctioneers & Appraisers, will include a selection of art, furniture, antiques, and collectibles. Among the notable lots is a Cubist oil painting from the 20th century. The piece shows a man wearing a blue outfit and hat, and it includes a…